Funding opportunities for organizations:
GO NB Grants
GoNB Grants are designed to strengthen physical literacy and reduce barriers to sport participation for children and youth, with a particular focus on under-represented populations.
Applicants must demonstrate their capacity to plan and implement programs that develop physical literacy and/or reduces barriers to sport participation literacy as per Canadian Sport for Life model (Active Start, FUNdamentals and Learn to Train).
Should you require additional information regarding the GO NB Grant Program, please contact your Provincial Consultant with the Sport and Recreation Branch of the Department of Healthy and Inclusive Communities or contact the GO NB Program Coordinator, Sabrina Durepos, at 506.453.8774 or at Sabrina.Durepos@gnb.ca.
Inclusive Recreation Activity Fund
New Brunswick communities/organizations looking to aid those living with a permanent disability are eligible to apply to the Inclusive Recreation Activity Fund. Activities will be considered if they reflect physical activities that work toward achieving the guidelines of maintaining a healthy lifestyle as outlined by the Public Health Agency of Canada. Examples of appropriate funding requests include; reducing program expenses, equipment needs, transportation expenses, and/or facility upgrades. Visit the Recreation NB website for guidelines and an application form http://www.recreationnb.ca/programs-and-initiatives
Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) grants
- Para-Equipment Fund – Grants are awarded up to a maximum of $5,000.
- Recruitment Program Fund – Grants support the creation of a new or existing program, to provide a positive introductory para sport experience.
Parasport Jumpstart Fund
The Canadian Paralympic Committee has teamed up with Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities on the new Parasport Jumpstart Fund to help more kids get in the game!
This program aims to assist sport and community groups in delivering sport and recreational programs for children between the ages of four and 18, who are financially disadvantaged and living with a disability. For eligibility details and application instructions, please visit paralympic.ca/jumpstart